Kara Walker’s latest project “A Subtlety, or the Marvelous Sugar Baby” (2014) at the soon to be demolished Domino Sugar Factory in Brooklyn is a gigantic work that uses the history of the sugar trade and translates it into a installation of disturbing beauty.
Pérez Art Museum Miami: Parodi Lecture in Philosophy of Art
For the recent Tenth Annual Parodi Lecture in Philosophy of Art at the Perez Art Museum Miami, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Artistic Director of dOCUMENTA (13) and guest professor in art theory and practices at Northwestern University, Evanston and Goethe University, Frankfurt, examined the question of the art exhibition dOCUMENTA (13) as an archive.
Watch and learn about the interwoven layers of thoughts, ideas and intellectual pathways that were part of this historic exhibition.
Clyfford Still, a contemporary of Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko, rejected the art establishment when his career was blowing up. Watch STILL, a fantastic documentary about his life and works on your local PBS station.